Removing the microprocessor 2 air baffle

Use this information to remove the microprocessor 2 air baffle.

To remove the microprocessor 2 air baffle, complete the following steps:

  1. Read the safety information that begins on Safety and Installation guidelines.
  2. Turn off the server and peripheral devices and disconnect the power cords and all external cables.
  3. Remove the cover (see Removing the cover).
  4. Lift the air baffle up, making sure that the tab comes out of the hole on the side of the power-supply cage; then, remove the air baffle from the server and set it aside.
    Attention: For proper cooling and airflow, replace the air baffle before you turn on the server. Operating the server with the air baffle removed might damage server components.
    Figure 1. Microprocessor 2 air baffle removal
    Microprocessor 2 air baffle removal